As well as being compared against other super zooms, the Nikon Coolpix B700 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, travel zooms and mirrorless. The Nikon Coolpix B700's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix P900 and the Coolpix B500) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and the Lumix DMC-FZ300)

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to other super zoom competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), is newer (february 2016 vs march 2015) and is more popular.

However, on average it doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 240 fps), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't record movies in 24p, lacks and external mic jack and has a slightly shorter battery life (350 shots vs 600 shots).

Nikon Coolpix P900

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1 year older
$639 - $697

Significant advantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much more zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Has a GPS
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly larger: Large (140×103×137 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly heavier: 899 g vs 565 g

common strengths of the P900 and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 83.3x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

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10 months newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 20 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a touch screen
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82) and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 60x vs 60x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Popularity: 282 vs 392

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

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1 year older
$449

Significant advantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the SX60 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the SX60 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Incredible zoom: 65x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Nikon Coolpix B500

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similar age
$219 - $257

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 350 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 39.1x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix B500 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Popularity: 274 vs 392
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

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2 years older
$398 - $448

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 50fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 50x vs 60x
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

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7 months older
$498

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 24x vs 60x

common strengths of the DMC-FZ300 and Coolpix B700

  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Flip-out screens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has image stabilization (lens vs none), has a screen which flips out, is newer (february 2016 vs january 2014) and is slightly less expensive ($379.95 vs $599.00).

However, on average it takes much lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't record movies in 24p, has a much smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.2x15.4mm), has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentamirror) and lacks and external mic jack.

Nikon D3400

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5 months newer
$497 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3400 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3400 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $479.00 vs $379.95

Canon EOS Rebel T6

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similar age
$699 (body only)
$449 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T6 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots significantly slower: 3 fps vs 5 fps

common strengths of the Rebel T6 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $449.00 vs $379.95

Nikon D3300

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2 years older
$447 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24.2 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3300 and Coolpix B700

  • Inexpensive: $446.95 vs $379.95

Nikon D5300

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2 years older
$500 - $697 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the D5300 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $499.95 vs $379.95

Nikon D3200

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3 years older
$675 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3200 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 24.1 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D3200 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D3200 and Coolpix B700

  • None found

Canon Rebel T5i

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2 years older
$649 (body only)
$599 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T5i (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p
  • Much higher true resolution: 17.9 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the T5i (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the T5i and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $599.00 vs $379.95

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has way more more zoom (60x vs 18x), records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.5"), has a screen which flips out and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, is significantly larger (professional size (125×85×107 mm) vs mid size (110×64×36 mm)), is thicker (4.2" vs 1.4") and is slightly heavier (565 g vs 245 g).

Nikon Coolpix A900

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similar age
$300 - $397

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (113×67×40 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.6" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 289 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A900 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the Coolpix A900 and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 35x vs 60x
  • Both shoot very high resolution HD movies: UHD @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

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similar age
$391

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (110×64×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.4" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 270 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly less zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the PowerShot SX720 HS and Coolpix B700

  • Great zoom: 40x vs 60x
  • High resolution screens: 922k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

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10 months older
$448

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Has a GPS
  • Supports 24p
  • Significantly smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 30x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-HX90V and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Flip-out screens

Canon PowerShot SX610 HS

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1 year older
$219 - $249

Significant advantages of the SX610 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (105×61×27 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.1" vs 4.2"
  • Significantly lighter: 191 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the SX610 HS (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 18x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the SX610 HS and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 922k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H3

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8 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-H3 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (106×69×48 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 1.9" vs 4.2"
  • Lighter: 264 g vs 565 g

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H3 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 24 mm
  • Much less zoom: 10x vs 60x
  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the DSC-H3 and Coolpix B700

  • Great battery life: 330 shots vs 350 shots

Sony Cyber-Shot HX60V

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2 years older
$331 - $410

Significant advantages of the HX60V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much better wide angle: 4 mm vs 24 mm
  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly smaller: Mid size (108×64×38 mm) vs Professional size (125×85×107 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the HX60V (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much less zoom: 32.2x vs 60x
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 50fps vs UHD @ 30fps

common strengths of the HX60V and Coolpix B700

  • High resolution screens: 921k dots vs 921k dots
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix B700 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 24fps), has a slightly higher resolution screen (921k dots vs 460k dots), has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none), has image stabilization (lens vs none) and has a screen which flips out.

However, on average it doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 1,200 fps), takes significantly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 19.8 MP), doesn't record movies in 24p, doesn't shoot as fast continuously (5 fps vs 60 fps) and has a slightly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.5x15.6mm).

Nikon 1 V1

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4 years older

Significant advantages of the V1 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Records high-speed movies: 1,200 fps vs None
  • Shoots much faster: 60 fps vs 5 fps
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the V1 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the V1 and Coolpix B700

  • None found

Sony Alpha A5000

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2 years older
$379 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A5000 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • Much higher true resolution: 19.8 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the A5000 (vs the Coolpix B700)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 24fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 921k dots

common strengths of the A5000 and Coolpix B700

  • Flip-out screens
  • Inexpensive: $379.00 vs $379.95
  • Each has a built-in flash